We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Ellen Parker

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Ellen Parker

A graveside service will be held Saturday, July 30, 2005 for 99 year old Ellen Parker of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday July 27, 2005 at St. Annís Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.

Born September 7, 1905 in Wittenberg, MO, the daughter of Charles and Pearl (Sigafus) Garris. She married Harry Parker on December 13, 1923 in Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include five daughters, Eunice Friels of Randleman, NC, Edith Maxwell of Stockton, CA, Hazel Frazer of Lebanon, IL, Betty Witmer of Ellis Grove, IL and Harriet Kuehne of Chester, IL. 18 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren and 41 great great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, two sisters, three grandchildren and one great great grandson.

There will be no visitation.

Graveside service for Ellen Parker will be Saturday, July 30, 2005 at 1:30pm at Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL with Paul Horn officiating.

Memorials can be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses of Sparta, IL.

The Schroeder-McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL is in charge of the arrangements.